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Olympic Sports Village

General Overview & Summary

Goal

The Olympic Sports Village will house multiple sport programs and will be built immediately to the west of the Chessick Practice Center on the current site of Ralph McKinzie Field. It will provide locker rooms and player lounges for men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s golf, women’s track & field and cross country, gymnastics and wrestling. The wrestling and gymnastics practice gymnasiums currently located in Huskie Stadium will be relocated to the new facility.

Impact

  • Impacted teams: Men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s golf, women’s track and field and cross country, gymnastics and wrestling.
  • Upgraded locker rooms, laundry and storage for all 8 teams.
  • On-Campus practice area for men’s and women’s golf.
  • Modern sports medicine area.
  • Improved practice facilities for gymnastics and wrestling.

Project Cost

Olympic Sports Village: $11,500,000

Leave a lasting impact by funding the Olympic Sports Village capital project today!

For more information on this project, please contact:
huskieathleticfund@niu.edu or (815) 753-1923